Complete film No Titles All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 215-898-8304 end_of_the_skype_highlighting, or email email@example.com. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Eskimo, Inuit people, Inuit, Iglulingmiut, , Iglulingmiut people, Fox Basin, Canada, Hunting, Seal,...
This is an educational video "The Asteroid Vesta", produced by the JPL and NASA. Uploaded for an introductory course on Astronomy. ASTR110 section 01, Ancilla College, Donaldson Indiana. Published under the Creative Commons License and in the Public Domain. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: astr110, astronomy, Asteroids, garthus, JPL, NASA
All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Cordillera (region), Phillipines, Bontoc people, Bontoc Igorot,, Ifugao people, Kalinga people,...
Wedding portrait, ca. 1900. L-r: Lawrence Armanino, Catherine Teccella, Desolina Armanino ( 1 reviews ) Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- South San...
From the 'March of Time' series, this fascinating film documents the high-end night club scene of New York City in the post-war years. Scenes and people include the 21 Club, discussing expensive tipping, poor quality food, and showing visitors Orson Welles and Elliott Rockefeller. The El Morocco Club; The Stork Club, showing celebs Jinx Falkenberg, Otto Preminger, and Ed Wynn; Jimmy Dorsey and band at the 400 Club; the Ink Spots singing at the Zanzibar; Greb & Lober dancing at the Embassy... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: nightclubs, New York, Manhattan, New York City
Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection: Ampex Corporation RecordsItem Identification: M1230_s3_346Rights: Rights are owned by Stanford University Libraries. All Rights Reserved. This includes all rights now in existence or which may hereafter come into existence in the Ampex Historical Collection, including but not limited to print, audio, electronic, video, CD ROM, photographic, digital and film, and all revenues deriving from copyright exploitation. This work is protected by copyright... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: californialightandsound
Features Lynda Johnson Robb who stresses how obedience training prevents accidents, with her own children as examples. Presents De Jay Arena of the American Academy of Pediatrics who tells how to prevent children from accidental poisonings and burns. ( 1 reviews )
Features the daughters and grandchildren of the late President Johnson who demonstrates infant safety in the home. Presents Phil Dykstra of the National Safety Council who reveals the 'PROTECTION PLUS' program. Bob Raiford, Charlotte personality radio personality. ( 1 reviews )
Shows kindergarten to third grade students the correct and safe ways to get to and from school. A lesson in how to correctly respond to traffic lights and signs, get across streets, ride bicycles, wait at bus stops, and react to strangers' offers. ( 1 reviews )
Jun 22, 2015byEncyclopedia Britannica Films, Tom Smith
Documents the activities of newspaper staff members during a 24-hour period. Shows how news is gathered and how it is written, edited, and printed. Collaborator, Louis Starr. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: newspaper, journalism, photographer, media
Jun 19, 2015byEncyclopedia Britannica Films, Tom Smith
Presents a brief history of venereal disease, examines the symptoms of syphilis and gonorrhea and the microorganisms which cause these diseases, and emphasizes the importance and methods of treatment. Producer, Tom Smith; collaborators, Walter Smartt, James Miller. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: venereal disease, public health
Description: This film documents the two day anti-Vietnam War rally held in Sproul Plaza at the University of California. There are many scenes of students gathering, activities, carrying signs, collecting money, etc. Identified speakers include Robert Scheer, Dr. Benjamin Spock, Mario Savio, Norman Thomas, Dick Gregory, Norman Mailer. There are many unidentified speakers. The Committee performs a comedy skit (07:50). Barbara Dane sings and performs on acoustic guitar (13:06). Phil Ochs sings... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: californialightandsound, Callenbach, Ernest, Dane, Barbara, Ochs, Phil, Scheer, Robert, Spock,...
Ory Okolloh tells the story of her life and her family -- and how she came to do her heroic work reporting on the doings of Kenya's parliament. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: TEDTalks, TEDGlobal 2007, TED, Talks, Africa, activism, global issues, media, politics, technology,...
This Academy Award-nominated film features compelling first person accounts which reveal the physical, legal, and emotional consequences during the era when abortion was a criminal act. Remembrances include those of women who experienced illegal abortions, doctors who risked imprisonment and loss of their licenses for providing illegal abortions, and individuals who broke the law by helping women find safe abortions. All public, educational, and government access television stations (PEG) and... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Dorothy Fadiman, Academy Award, Oscar, Concentric Media, reproductive rights, women, women's...
Description: Opened in 1918, Union Carbide’s Pine Creek Mine was once the largest tungsten producer in the United States. Located in the Eastern Sierra, northwest of Bishop, California. In its heyday (1940 – 1990) the mine produced 162,000,000 tons of ore and 8,350,000 20-pound “units” of tungsten oxide with a total value of more than $400,000,000. As well, Pine Creek produced approximately $30,000,000 worth of molybdenum and silver. During World War 2, the mine became an important... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: californialightandsound
Castle Films, whose series ‘The Adventure Parade’ resulted in a number of commercially exotic films on ethnic traditions and cultures, actually utilized authentic music in this film, instead of the boring orchestral scores that were more typical of the era. Although the continued use of the term "these little men", and the embarrassing attempt to comically portray an older member of the group as a cynic seems condescending to present-day sensibilities, the faithful recording of... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: pygmy, Africa, Werner Herzog
Autodesk Demo Tape on Cyberspace with Timothy Leary. Leary portion begins approximately 5 1/2 minutes into the movie. Timothy Leary describes how cyberspace will allow people to express their explorations into inner consciousness for other people to experience. He sees Autodesk as enabling cyberspace. Timothy Leary only appears at the beginning of the video. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Autodesk, John Forbes, Spaceball, Dataglove, VPL Research, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality glove,...
From Emerson's Bar Review, a video lecture on how to analyze the real property question from the July 2002 bar exam. This question covers easements, sale and transfer, and warranties. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: bar exam, law, California, real property
The main points of controversy between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson are examined as the two historical figures debate various crises in American history. They are raised from the dead, awaken, debate the Civil War, the Great Depression, and Vietnam, then are returned to their deaths. Filmmaker Bernard Wilets shown briefly on camera, sitting to the right of the camera, wearing a cap. For more on filmmaker Bernard Wilets, visit http://www.afana.org/wilets.htm ( 1 reviews )
Published on Sep 11, 2014 Our memory is dissipating. Hard drives only last five years, a webpage is forever changing and there’s no machine left that reads 15-year old floppy disks. Digital data is vulnerable. Yet entire libraries are shredded and lost to budget cuts, because we assume everything can be found online. But is that really true? For the first time in history, we have the technological means to save our entire past, yet it seems to be going up in smoke. Will we suffer from... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Internet Archive
Discusses how modern artists defied tradition in their search for new dimensions of expression. Shows how artists use novel styles and techniques to interpret the ever-changing face of twentieth century life. Discusses Fauvism, German Expressionism, Cubism, Surrealism, Abstract Expressionism, Italian Futurism. For more on director Johanna Alemann, visit http://www.afana.org/alemann.htm ( 1 reviews )
When Abortion Was Illegal: Untold Stories illuminates a largely undocumented era, from the end of the 19th century through the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision in 1973. This Academy Award-nominated film features compelling first person accounts, which reveal the physical, legal, and emotional consequences during the era when abortion was a criminal act. Until recently, the era of illegal abortion had been a "sealed chapter" in U.S. women's history. The aura of shame surrounding... ( 45 reviews ) Topics: Dorothy Fadiman, Academy Award, Oscar, Concentric Media, reproductive rights, women, women's...
Laymen as well as celebrities in the sciences and creative arts give their views and values regarding their creative efforts and technological society. Their answers add up to the view that science is an indispensable part of mankind's hope for the future. Interviewees include Haskell Wexler, Joan Baez, Ann Halprin, Benny Bufano, Art Hoppe, Zubin Mehta, Phil Ochs, George Pimentel, Ben Maddow. Interviews are mixed with video collages. Jeanne Robinson was production manager, cinematography by... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: science
This film courtesy of The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). DIRECTOR: Edgar Ulmer. SPONSOR: National Tuberculosis Association. PRODUCTION: DeFrenes Studios. CAMERA: Joseph Noble. EDITOR: Hans Mandl. NARRATOR: Alois Havrilla. CAST: Wilma Caspar, Edward Mulhern. NARA ARC Identifier: 98572 Aimed at spreading the word to young, working or college age white Americans, the film takes place in “EVERY TOWN USA” (which actually turns out to be Philadelphia, where the film was... ( 1 reviews )
Jan 29, 2015byJohn Barnes; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation.
One in a series of twelve films in which the great French mime Marcel Marceau performs some works from his repertoire. In his introduction Marceau states that to him this pantomime has different meanings. He explains that the maskmaker represents humanity and has all the faces humanity can possess. He also suggests that while many people hide behind masks, others use them to create symbols of life and says that the last mask will reveal man in his only and real moment of truth. As the performer... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: pantomime
Jan 28, 2015byJohn Barnes; Encyclopedia Britannica
In four minutes and not moving from one spot, Marcel Marceau conveys the seven ages of mankind, beginning with life emerging from the womb, through the cycles of life to the grave. Marceau believes "this pantomime reveals maybe the best of what mime can do in condensing time." For more on filmmaker John Barnes, visit http://www.afana.org/barnesbio.htm ( 1 reviews ) Topic: pantomime
Speaking at TED in 1998, Rev. Billy Graham marvels at technology's power to improve lives and change the world -- but says the end of evil, suffering and death will come only after the world accepts Christ. A legendary talk from TED's archives. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: TEDTalks, TED1998, TED, Talks, Christianity, God, death, faith, religion, technology, 1998
Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number: Motion Picture 15B Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: californialightandsound
Description: Film footage of San Francisco, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower, ferries in San Francisco Bay, and the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge; shipwreck near Seal Rocks; Los Angeles County, including Colorado Street Bridge and streets; highway tunnels; Pony Express plaque; Hotel Riverside; water treatment plant; laboratory (probably at Cal Tech). Includes footage of city and government buildings as yet unidentified.Note: Film dates from circa 1925-1935.Source: 1 Reel of 1:... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: californialightandsound, Shipwrecks, Los Angeles County (Calif.), San Francisco (Calif.)
Series: Musical moments from the library of Marian and Allan Hancock.Description: Recording of the Hancock Trio (with guest performer) playing selections from Haydn, Beethoven, Gounod, and various other composers.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Allan Hancock Joint Community College District. The Allan Hancock Joint Community College District has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: californialightandsound Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number: Motion Picture 280A Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: californialightandsound
Jan 2, 2015byProgram for the Study of New Religious Movements in America
Description: Diane Louie and Richard Clark discuss their experiences with People's Temple at a research seminar for the Center for the Study of New Religious Movements in America. They led a group of 11 people in an escape on the morning of the mass suicide at Jonestown. The research seminar included 20 other participants, who asked questions and commented on the speakers' remarks.Tape Label: NRM 1/15/81Collection Guide: Inventory of the Centers and Programs, Center for the Study of New... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown, Guyana, 1978, Jones,... Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description: Talk given by Frank Lloyd Wright to students at the College of Environmental Design; he answers various student questions.Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: californialightandsound Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description: Features Jim Jones presiding over a meeting, presumably in Redwood Valley. Members offer testimony and songs in praise of Jim Jones and the Lord. Source: 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection: Media Resources Center Collection Call Number: VIDEO/C 2328 Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: californialightandsound, Jones, Jim, 1931-1978, Peoples Temple, Cults--California
A trip through strange and magical worlds where anything can be created—swirling electronic logos, chrome dinosaurs, a melancholy night club piano player, and some of the finest electronic sequences in film history! 58 minutes. Ripped from VHS tape. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: computers, technology, animation, cgi
From DANGER to DIGNITY: The Fight for Safe Abortion: Even though most abortions were illegal in the United States before 1973, they were still available. The outcome, however, often depended on a woman's financial situation. Most women who sought abortions risked their lives by going to practitioners who had little or no medical training. Hospital wards were filled with victims of unsafe procedures. There were some skilled physicians who agreed to terminate pregnancies for their wealthy private... ( 15 reviews ) Topics: Dorothy Fadiman, Concentric Media, Emmy Award, reproductive rights, women, women's rights,...
Dec 7, 2014byInstitute of Governmental Research, Washington Sea Grant Program, KCTS,
In 1975, U. S. Judge George Boldt ruled that treaty Indians in Washington are entitled to half the harvestable catch of salmon and steelhead. This decision has had wide-reaching effects both emotionally and economically. First the views of those most affected by the decision--commercial, sports and Indian fishermen, and those in related industries--are presented. Finally a studio discussion is shown with ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Salmon fisheries, Fishery law and legislation, Washington State, fish, fishing, salmon, steelhead,...
Dec 6, 2014byHudson Marquez, Allen Rucker, Michael Shamberg, Elon Soltes, Tom Weinberg, and Megan Williams
Excerpt from the duPont-Columbia winning documentary that takes a skeptical view of the Guru Maharaj Ji, leader of a cult-like, new age group, the Divine Light Mission (DLM), and who is known to his followers as "The Lord of the Universe". It chronicles a gathering of his followers at Houston's Astrodome, as well as some of the beliefs and practices of his zealous supporters. This excerpt features Rennie Davis and Abbie Hoffman. Clips of Davis in his more radicals days are contrasted... ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Classic Vintage Video
Describes man's lack of technical progress until the Industrial Revolution, when the discovery of steam as a source of power brought rapid advances. Depicts the nineteenth century and the vast changes in living conditions caused by the utilization of steam. For more on director Johanna Alemann, visit http://www.afana.org/alemann.htm ( 2 reviews ) Topics: train, locomotive, railroad, railway